We are super excited! Our documentary Etgar Keret: Based on a True Story  by director Stephane Kaas and writer Rutger Lemm, co-produced by NTR, has won an International Emmy Award!

The film won the award in the Arts Programming category. Stephane Kaas, Rutger Lemm and Marloes Blokker (NTR) went to New York for the Awards Show.

Watch the excited moment here

In October, the film already won a Prix Italia.


Etgar Keret: Based on a True Story
In his short stories, Israeli writer Etgar Keret mixes fantasy and reality. His own life story also comes across as a modern fairy tale. In this hybrid documentary, the filmmakers investigate why storytelling is essential for Keret’s survival.

We would like to congratulate and thank the crew:

Director
Stephane Kaas
Script
Stephane Kaas & Rutger Lemm
Camera
Diderik Evers
Sound
Dennis Kersten & Diego van Uden
Editors
Stephane Kaas, Ruben van der Hammen, Mieneke Kramer
Animation Directors
Nina Gantz & Digna van der Put
Composers
Peter Vandrie & Orel Tamuz
Sound Editors
Gijs den Hartogh
Re-recording mixer
Vincent Sinceretti
Animations
Elian van der Heiden, Michael Sewnarain,
Arjan Wilschut, Daan Faudet, Digna van der Put
Grading
Michiel Rummens
Post Production Producer
Jan Jaap Kuiper
Producers
Katja Draaijer & Frank Hoeve | BALDR Film
Assistant Producer
Jotte den Dulk
Service Producer Israël
2-Team Productions
Broadcaster
NTR
Commissioning Editor
Oscar van der Kroon
Financier
Dutch Cultural Media Fund